10 days in Italy Itinerary

10 days in Italy Itinerary

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Bergamo
— 1 night
2
Genoa
— 2 nights
3
Florence
— 2 nights
4
Bologna
— 1 night
5
Venice
— 1 night
6
Verona
— 1 night
7
Bergamo
— 1 night

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Bergamo

Bergamo ©
In the foothills of the Alps, Bergamo is features a wealth of artistic treasures and a charming medieval atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Bernardino in Pignolo, explore the world behind art at Museo di Santa Giulia, then examine the collection at Tempio Capitolino e Piazza del Foro, and finally step into the grandiose world of Brescia Castle.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bergamo tour planner.

Tallinn, Estonia to Bergamo is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Tallinn to Bergamo, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tallinn in September, expect Bergamo to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Genoa.

Things to do in Bergamo

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Brescia
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Museo di Santa Giulia ©
Museo di Santa Giulia
Brescia Castle ©
Brescia Castle
Tempio Capitolino e Piazza del Foro ©
Tempio Capitolino e Piazza del Foro

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Genoa

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
On the 4th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Galata Museo del Mare and then examine the collection at Dialogo nel Buio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Castello Brown, contemplate the long history of Abbazia di San Fruttuoso, then take a stroll through Santa Margherita Ligure, then admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Ducale, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Genoa trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Bergamo to Genoa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bergamo in September, Genoa is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Florence.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Santa Margherita Ligure, Castello Brown, Abbazia di San Fruttuoso
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Castello Brown ©
Castello Brown
Santa Margherita Ligure ©
Santa Margherita Ligure
Galata Museo del Mare ©
Galata Museo del Mare

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Florence

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Loggia dei Lanzi. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Florence online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Genoa to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Florence when traveling from Genoa in September, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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Bologna

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
On the 9th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario di Madonna di San Luca, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Domenico, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, then steep yourself in history at Basilica di San Petronio, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Bologna itinerary builder site.

You can take a train from Florence to Bologna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Bologna, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites
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Santuario di Madonna di San Luca ©
Santuario di Madonna di San Luca
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita

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Venice

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 10th (Thu), wander the streets of Cannaregio, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, then steep yourself in history at Scala Contarini del Bovolo, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Venice online travel planner.

Getting from Bologna to Venice by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. September in Venice sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Verona

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Museo di Castelvecchio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, then don't miss a visit to Torre dei Lamberti, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Bra.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Verona day trip tool.

You can drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In September, daily temperatures in Verona can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bergamo.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites
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Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore
Basilica di Santa Anastasia ©
Basilica di Santa Anastasia
Museo di Castelvecchio ©
Museo di Castelvecchio

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Bergamo

Bergamo ©
On the 12th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero, and then contemplate the long history of Mura Venete.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bergamo travel planning tool.

Drive from Verona to Bergamo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bergamo

Historic Sites
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Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero ©
Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero

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